SLOCOMB, Ala. (WDHN) — Slocomb mayor Rob Hinson learned that O’Reilly Auto Parts plans to open a store in that eastern Geneva County municipality.
Mayor Hinson says it’s the latest national chain that has discovered Slocomb. Later next month, Jack’s restaurant will open along Highway 52.
It’ll be Slocomb’s first fast-food restaurant in nearly 120 years of incorporation.
“We also been told that an O’reilly’s Auto Parts will open. Slocomb got some good growth and progress,” Mayor Rob Hinson said.
Mayor Hinson says developers are looking for property to build residential housing to accommodate the growth coming from the west end of Dothan and Houston County.